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Demographics

People

Total Population1,931
Male Share of the Population46.5%
Female Share of the Population53.5%
Senior Citizens11.1%
Employed Population 16+829
Age of the Population34

Families

% of people married37.4%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher23.5%
Median Earnings25+$27,462
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,125

Wealth

Median Family Income$40,787
% Above Poverty Level81%
% Below Poverty Level19%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home2.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work3%
% Using Public Transportation2.7%

Housing

People Living Alone34%
Median Gross Rent$792
Median House Value$105,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)27.9%
Irish18.2%
Dutch11.4%
English8.1%
Polish5.7%
Scottish4.1%
Italian3.3%
French Except Basque2.5%
Norwegian2.2%
Canadian1.1%
Welsh1%
Swedish1%
Finnish1%
Russian0.8%
African0.5%
Swiss0.5%
Austrian0.4%
Hungarian0.4%
Czech0.3%
Danishn0.3%
Greek0.3%
Slovak0.3%
Australian0.2%
Belgian0.2%
Albanian0.1%
German0.1%
Arab0.1%
Egyptian0.1%
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Parchment Almanac

CategoryValue
County Kalamazoo County
Standard Zip Codes49004
Phone Area Codes269
Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Approximate Latitude42.35
Approximate Longitude-85.56

Parchment Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationKALAMAZOO STATE HOSPITAL
Distance3.5 miles
Jan Temp17 to 32 F
Apr Temp38 to 60 F
Jul Temp62 to 84 F
Oct Temp43 to 63 F
Annual Precip37.4 inches
StationGULL LAKE BIOL STA
Distance10.7 miles
Jan Temp16 to 32 F
Apr Temp36 to 61 F
Jul Temp61 to 86 F
Oct Temp42 to 63 F
Annual Precip38.8 inches
StationHASTINGS
Distance26.6 miles
Jan Temp14 to 30 F
Apr Temp34 to 57 F
Jul Temp59 to 83 F
Oct Temp38 to 61 F
Annual Precip35.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Augusta914$52,396
Galesburg2,053$37,500
Kalamazoo75,885$46,935
Plainwell3,812$56,288
Portage47,854$74,617
Richland858$79,792

Parchment Public Libraries

Parchment Community Library
401 SOUTH RIVERVIEW DRIVE
Parchment, Michigan
(269) 343-7747

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